White House hopeful Ted CruzTed CruzGOP senators distance themselves from House ObamaCare repeal bill Cruz: Jokes about me in Franken's book 'obnoxious' The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE came out swinging at Donald TrumpDonald TrumpDNC calls for suspension of Kushner's security clearance amid FBI scrutiny Reporter assaulted by GOP candidate: Most 'surreal experience' of my career Lawyer: Kushner to cooperate on all probes of Russia meetings MORE after clinching two big victories on Super Tuesday.

"America shouldn’t have a president whose words would make you embarrassed if your children repeated them," Cruz said during a speech in Stafford, Texas. "Our president should make us all proud, should inspire hope in all of us."

A confident Cruz rattled off a list of criticisms against Trump's stances on healthcare, Planned Parenthood and immigration.

Cruz sought to tie Trump to Washington, arguing the GOP front-runner will cut deals with Democrats.

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"Donald Trump promises to cut deals with Democrats and to continue the Washington cronyism," Cruz said, "Donald Trump promises to compromise with Harry ReidHarry ReidGOP frustrated by slow pace of Trump staffing This week: Congress awaits Comey testimony Will Republicans grow a spine and restore democracy? MORE and Chuck SchumerCharles SchumerOvernight Finance: Dems introduce minimum wage bill | Sanders clashes with Trump budget chief | Border tax proposal at death's door Sanders, Democrats introduce minimum wage bill Top House, Senate Dems ask Interior not to eliminate national monuments MORE on Supreme Court nominees.

"If you're angry with Washington, I understand," Cruz continued, "But Donald Trump has been part of the Washington corruption for 40 years."

Cruz also pressed Trump to approve the release of audio from an off-the-record meeting with The New York Times editorial board.

Critics have questioned if Trump spoke about his plans on immigration and asked him to reveal the conversation.

"If you’re telling the New York Times editorial board that you’re lying to the voters, the voters have a right to know," Cruz said.

Cruz spoke before supporters after racking up wins in his home state of Texas and neighboring Oklahoma.

Trump won in six other states and looked to extend his massive delegate lead.

Cruz was expected to win the Lone Star State, where some recent polls showed him leading Trump by double digits.

But the senator has pinned his broader hopes on winning a number of Southern states that have larger contingencies of evangelical voters. Many of those states fell in Trump's column.

Cruz pleaded with his Republican rivals to unite behind him to beat Trump.

"Head-to-head, our campaign beats Donald Trump resoundingly, but for that to happen we must come together," the Texas senator said.

Cruz pressed other candidates, including Marco RubioMarco RubioSenate panel could pass new Russia sanctions this summer McConnell on Trump: 'We could do with a little less drama' Taking the easy layup: Why brain cancer patients depend on it MORE and Ben Carson, to end their campaigns if they aren't able to win key states.

"Republicans, together we have a choice. We are blessed with a deep, talented, honorable field," Cruz said. 

"For the candidates who have not yet won a state, who have not racked up significant delegates, I ask you to prayerfully consider our coming together, uniting," he continued. "That is the only way to beat Donald Trump."

Results showed Kasich challenging Trump for Vermont and Rubio ahead in Minnesota. Carson failed to finish in the top three in any Super Tuesday state.

So far, Rubio has not won a Super Tuesday contest. Trump's victory in Virginia delivered a major blow to the Florida senator, who pinned his hopes on winning the state.

Rubio is also trailing Trump in his home state of Florida, recent polls show.

This story was updated at 11:10 p.m.